xilinx inc (XLNX) Key Developments
Virtual Reality Consortium Selects Xilinx Inc.'s All Programmable Devices to Enable First, Fully Upgradable Virtual Reality Headset
Aug 18 15
Xilinx Inc. announced that the Open-Source Virtual Reality Consortium has selected Xilinx All Programmable devices to enable the first, fully upgradable virtual reality headset, the Open-Source Virtual Reality (OSVR) Hacker Development Kit. This development kit provides virtual reality developers a completely modularized platform to create their content on the OSVR and includes a positioning and head tracking device, a display, and double lens optics. The OSVR Hacker Development Kit has started shipping to selected developers.
Xilinx Showcases All Programmable Solutions for Data Center Acceleration at Intel Developers Forum 2015
Aug 17 15
Xilinx Inc. announced that it will showcase All Programmable solutions for data center acceleration at Intel Developers Forum 2015. Through a series of demonstrations, Xilinx will highlight high-performance workload acceleration solutions enabling operators to increase data center efficiency and capacity, optimize the return on invested capital, and decrease operating costs. This Xilinx demonstration utilizes a Kintex® UltraScale™ FPGA and showcases the ability to deliver high performance, low latency NVMe storage traffic over an Ethernet network. This solution addresses the critical issue of next-generation data center storage scalability.SDAccel ™ Development Environment for OpenCL, C and C++ Demonstration of Xilinx's SDAccel™ development environment enabling the compilation of OpenCL applications into binaries ready for execution on FPGA devices using a standard programming environment.
Xilinx Inc. Presents at 17th Annual Pacific Crest Global Technology Leadership Forum 2015, Aug-10-2015 11:30 AM
Aug 4 15
Xilinx Inc. Presents at 17th Annual Pacific Crest Global Technology Leadership Forum 2015, Aug-10-2015 11:30 AM. Venue: The Sebastian, 16 Vail Road, Vail, CO 81657, United States.
Xilinx Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend for the First Quarter Fiscal 2016, Payable on August 26, 2015
Jul 22 15
Xilinx Inc. announced a quarterly cash dividend for the first quarter fiscal 2016, of $0.31 per outstanding share of common stock, payable on August 26, 2015 to all stockholders of record at the close of business on August 6, 2015.
Xilinx Inc. Announces Consolidated Unaudited Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended June 27, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter Ended September 2015
Jul 22 15
Xilinx Inc. announced consolidated unaudited earnings results for the first quarter ended June 27, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net revenues of $549,008,000 against $612,633,000 a year ago. Operating income was $178,494,000 against $206,500,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $167,967,000 against $200,278,000 a year ago. Net income was $147,715,000 against $173,611,000 a year ago. Net income per diluted share was $0.55 against $0.62 a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $183,153,000 against $130,119,000 a year ago. Purchases of property, plant and equipment was $7,689,000 against $9,116,000 a year ago. Annual return on equity was 22% against 25% a year ago. Operating cash flow was $183 million against $130 million a year ago. Capital expenditures was $8 million against $9 million a year ago.
The company announced for the first quarter of 2016, it expects sales are expected to be down 2% to 6% sequentially. Gross margin is expected to be 69% to 70%. Fully diluted share count is expected to be approximately 268 million. September quarter tax rate is expected to be approximately 12%.